Milkernagh to Coolcraff Industrial Rail Link

Milkernagh to Coolcraff Industrial Rail Link Embankment Construction Works

MEIC were contracted to construct a rail embankment and associated works between Bord na Móna owned lands.

Project Details

  • Site Clearance of existing scrub and trees
  • Topsoil strip over the embankment area
  • Construction of new rail embankment of approximately 1390m
  • Construction of an adjacent machine access track
  • Installation of a new pipe arched culvert to cross the Rathcronan River
  • Installation of a new railway level crossing to cross the R396 Abbey lara to Coole road.
  • Construction of all associated drainage to service the new rail embankment and machine access track.
  • Installation of permanent fencing system to secure the lands owned by BordnaMona.
  • Diversion of existing ESB and Eircom overhead lines
  • The provision of all necessary documentation, manuals and training.


Bord na M?na


March 2015 – August 2015

Contract Value

€ 320 000


Abbeylara, Co. Longford


January 20, 2021